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Dr. A.S. Desai, Ophthalmologist
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A purple cloud in lower part of one eye - looks green when

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A purple cloud in lower part of one eye - looks green when seen against a light
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. A.S. Desai replied 7 years ago.
Hello,

Do you mean to say that the cornea appears cloudy or that your vision is cloudy in the lower part?

Any pain / watering/ redness in that eye ?

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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Vision obscured by cloud but no outward sign,no pain or redness
Expert:  Dr. A.S. Desai replied 7 years ago.
Hello,


Cloudy vision in the lower part only could indicate a retinal lesion. It could be anterior ischemic optic neuropathy(AION) / branch retinal vein occlusion (BRVO)/ Branch retinal artery occlusion/ retinal detachment. These are common in those with diabetes and hypertension.

These conditions can be confirmed by a detailed eye examination including a retinal test by an ophthalmologist. It is better to get tested at the earliest.

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